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Live Review & Photos: Volbeat and Trivium at the City National Grove, April 6, 2014 (Anaheim, CA)


Volbeat

Danish rockers Volbeat played to a devoted audience in Anaheim



Shows of Interest, April 14 – 18, 2014


cage the elephant

Our San Diego picks for the week



Live Photos: Ume, White Murder, and Schizophonics at the Soda Bar, April 2, 2014


Ume

Soda Bar patrons were treated to three high energy sets



Live Review & Photos: ZZ Top at Pechanga, March 30, 2014


ZZ Top

Same three guys, same three chords



Live Photos: Kings of Leon and Local Natives at Sleep Train Amphitheater, March 22, 2014


Photos by Garcia Borgo Photography

The crowd at Sleep Train was thrilled to be there — maybe a little too thrilled



Live Review: Sharon Jones and the Dap-Kings at House of Blues, March 22, 2014


Sharon Jones and the Dap-Kings

A cancer-free Sharon Jones led the crowd in a celebration of life



Interview: Erik Jourgensen


Erik Jourgensen

The San Diego composer talks about his upcoming film ‘Callejero’



Live Photos: Sam Roberts Band at the Casbah, March 17, 2014


Photos by Sylvia Borgo

The Juno-winning songwriter kept the Casbah crowd on its toes



Song Premiere: Diatribes – “Exile on Lisbon”


Diatribes

San Diego’s Diatribes unveil their second single



Live Review & Photos: St. Vincent and Noveller at House of Blues San Diego, March 19, 2014


st vincent

Annie Clark melted faces at a sold-out House of Blues



The Owl and Bear Podcast vol. 182


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What’s the point of even sleeping?



Live Review: The Donkeys at Soda Bar, March 7, 2014


The Donkeys

The Donkeys were supported by genre-bending newcomers Awahnichi



San Diego Latino Film Festival Brings the Scary and the Bizarre


Viral

The festival’s “Un Mundo Extraño” sidebar showcases an eclectic group of films



Live Photos: Hills Like Elephants, Boy King, and Jimmy Ruelas at the Casbah, March 8, 2014


Hills Like Elephants

Hills Like Elephants headed up a top-shelf lineup for their EP release party



Live Photos: Dum Dum Girls at the Casbah, March 7, 2014


Dum Dum Girls

Dum Dum Girls kicked off their ‘Too True’ tour in San Diego



Live Photos: Angel Olsen at Soda Bar, March 1, 2014


Angel Olsen at Soda Bar

The folk musician’s San Diego set left the crowd speechless



Live Review & Photos: River City and John Meeks at Soda Bar, February 21, 2014


Andrew Armerding of River City

The two country bands made San Diego feel like Nashville



Interview: Rob Allen of Augustines


Photo credit: Votiv

We talked to the band’s drummer before their recent show



Live Review & Photos: Augustines and My Goodness at the Soda Bar, February 13, 2014


Photos by Sylvia Borgo

The Brooklyn trio put on a cathartic Soda Bar show



Live Review & Photos: White Denim and Clear Plastic Masks at the Casbah, February 9, 2014


Photos by Sylvia Borgo

The Austin psych-rockers played a jam-packed two hour set



Live Photos: Flaggs and La Luz at the Soda Bar, January 25, 2014


Flaggs by Chris Maroulakos

Flaggs said goodbye to bassist Leslie Schultze at Soda Bar



Contest: Win Tickets to See Ash at the Casbah on 2/1


ash

The Irish pop-punk band plans a return to San Diego



Champ Announce Debut EP


Champ band

Little Hurricane’s CC Spina will manage the band



Live Photos: Janelle Monáe at House of Blues, January 13, 2014


Janelle Monae at House of Blues

Janelle Monáe’s San Diego show was electrifying